ETSU Baseball announces signing of Joey McCown

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 22, 2004) - Buccaneer Baseball head coach Tony Skole announced Tuesday that Joey McCown , a left-handed pitcher from Alcoa, Tenn., has signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball at East Tennessee State beginning next season....


Buccaneer Baseball signs Anthony Russell to National Letter of Intent

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 16, 2004) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Wednesday that Anthony Russell (Waldorf, Md.) has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Buccaneers beginning next season....


Caleb Moore earns Louisville Slugger All-American honors

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 4, 2004) - East Tennessee State junior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.), the Southern Conference Player of the Year, was named to the Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I All-American Second Team by the staff of Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Friday morning....


Moore, Howdeshell earn honors from SoCon media

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 28, 2004) - East Tennessee State junior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) and senior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) earned first-team All-Southern Conference honors from the league's media while Moore was named SoCon Player of the Year by the group Friday from the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament in Charleston, S.C., sponsored by the Virginia-Carolina Peanut Growers and the National Peanut Board....


The Citadel advances past ETSU, 6-2, in first round of SoCon Tournament

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May, 26, 2004) - First Team All-Conference pitcher Jonathan Ellis went the distance for No. 3 seed The Citadel, leading the Bulldogs to a 6-2 victory over No. 6 seed East Tennessee State in the fourth game of the 2004 Southern Conference Baseball Tournament sponsored by the Virginia-Carolina Peanut Growers and the National Peanut Board. ...


Buccaneer Baseball eliminated from SoCon Tournament with 12-4 loss to Georgia Southern

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 27, 2004) -- Second-seeded Georgia Southern defeated East Tennessee State, 12-4, from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C., eliminating the Bucs from the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament, sponsored by the Virginia-Carolina Peanut Growers and the National Peanut Board. ...


Caleb Moore named Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Year

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 26, 2004) - East Tennessee State junior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named SoCon Player of the Year while he and senior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) earned first-team all-conference honors from the league's coaches Wednesday afternoon from Charleston, S.C. Moore is ETSU's first SoCon Player of the Year since third baseman Gary Robinette won the award in 1980....


Andy Howdeshell named SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 24, 2004) - East Tennessee State senior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) was named the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week, Monday afternoon from the league office in Spartanburg, S.C....


Buccaneer Baseball prepares for SoCon Tournament

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 24, 2004) -- Sixth-seeded East Tennessee State opens Southern Conference Tournament play Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. against third-seeded The Citadel from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C. For tournament information and live stats, visit the SoCon Tournament Headquarters . ...


Buccaneer Baseball closes regular season with win over Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 23, 2004) - With excellent pitching by senior lefty Josh Kite (Greeneville, Tenn.) and timely hitting, East Tennessee State defeated Furman in the final game of the regular season, 5-2, Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Furman takes game two from ETSU, 15-10

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 22, 2004) - Following an 18-7 win over the Bucs last night, the Furman offense was impressive for the second straight game, leading the Paladins to a 15-10 victory over East Tennessee State Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


ETSU Baseball faces Furman in final regular-season series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 21, 2004) -- ETSU Baseball is set to host SoCon rival Furman in the final series of the regular season this weekend from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs and Paladins will play Friday night at 7 p.m., Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. and Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. For live stats for this weekend's series, click here . For series game notes, click here . ...


Furman defeats ETSU Baseball 18-7

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 21, 2004) - The Furman Paladins hit five home runs off of East Tennessee State pitching, scoring a season-high 18 runs en route to a 18-7 victory over the Bucs Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball signs McCay Green to National Letter of Intent

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 20, 2004) - East Tennessee State head coach Tony Skole announced Thursday that McCay Green (Orlando, Fla.), a right-handed pitcher from Lake-Sumter Community College in Leesburg, Fla. has committed to play baseball for the Buccaneers beginning in the 2005 season....


East Tennessee State hosts Virginia Tech this evening

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 19, 2004) -- The East Tennessee State Buccaneer baseball team hosts Virginia Tech Wednesday night at 7 p.m. from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. It will be the second meeting of the year between the Bucs and Hokies, as ETSU defeated Virginia Tech, 11-7, in the Kingsport Classic on Apr. 27. For live stats for tonight's game, click here . For game notes, click here ....


Virginia Tech holds on to defeat ETSU Baseball, 9-7

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 19, 2004) - Virginia Tech withstood a furious late-inning rally by East Tennessee State, holding on to defeat the Bucs, 9-7, Wednesday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Buccaneers outhit the Hokies, 14-12, but six costly ETSU errors led to four unearned runs....


ETSU Baseball defeats Tennessee Tech, 10-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 18, 2004) - The East Tennessee State baseball team avenged a loss to Tennessee Tech on May 5 with a 10-1 victory over the Golden Eagles Tuesday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


West Virginia shuts out Buccaneer Baseball, 4-0

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (May 15, 2004) - West Virginia scored single runs in the first, third, sixth and seventh innings and Mountaineer starter Shawn Miller turned in a strong performance as WVU defeated ETSU, 4-0 Saturday afternoon from Hawley Field in Morgantown, W. Va....


West Virginia defeats ETSU 9-0 in rain-shortened game

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (May 14, 2004) - West Virginia broke open a scoreless game with nine runs over the fourth and fifth innings to defeat East Tennessee State in a rain-shortened game Friday night from Hawley Field in Morgantown, W. Va. The game was called due to thunderstorms prior to the sixth inning....


ETSU Baseball defeats West Virginia, 7-4

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (May 13, 2004) - East Tennessee State scored three runs in the top of the ninth to seal a 7-4 victory Thursday night over West Virginia Thursday night from Hawley Field in Morgantown, W. Va. ...


ETSU baseball team helps out at area preschool's field day

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Buccaneer Baseball set to face West Virginia

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May, 12, 2004) -- The East Tennessee State baseball team opens a three-game set with West Virginia Thursday night at 7 p.m. from Hawley Field in Morgantown, W.V. The Bucs and Mountaineers will also play Friday night at 7 p.m. and Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. For ETSU-WVU live stats, click here or for series notes, click here . ...


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Tennessee Tech, 10-8

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (May 5, 2004) - East Tennessee State had their four-game winning streak snapped Wednesday night as Tennessee Tech defeated the Bucs 10-8 from Bush Stadium in Cookeville, Tenn....


Caleb Moore leads NCAA in batting average and doubles

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 4, 2004) - In the latest NCAA Division I baseball statistics, released Tuesday, East Tennessee State junior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) leads the nation in batting average and doubles....


ETSU's Caleb Moore named SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 3, 2004) - After batting .579 last week and leading the Bucs to a 4-0 record against Virginia Tech and The Citadel, East Tennessee State junior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named Southern Conference Player of the Week....


Buccaneer Baseball completes sweep of The Citadel with 9-7 victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 2, 2004) - East Tennessee State held on to defeat The Citadel, 9-7, in Southern Conference baseball action Sunday afternoon from rainy Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The win gave the Bucs a sweep of the series, marking the first time that ETSU has won all three games in a series against the Bulldogs in school history....


Church's homer leads ETSU to 13-inning win over The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 1, 2004) - East Tennessee State sophomore first baseman Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) belted a three-run homer in the bottom of the 13th inning to give the Bucs an exciting 10-7 victory over The Citadel Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Bucs set to face The Citadel this weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 30, 2004) -- The East Tennessee State Buccaneer Baseball team opens a key Southern Conference series with The Citadel Friday night at 7 p.m. at Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn Game Notes for the Citadel Series ...


Buccaneer Baseball wins 10-9 thriller over The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 30, 2004) - ETSU freshman left fielder Stephen Douglas (Kennesaw, Ga.) hit an RBI single, scoring senior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) with the game-winning run to break a 9-9 tie in the bottom of the ninth as the Bucs defeated The Citadel, 10-9, Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Schedule changes for Buccaneer Baseball

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 29, 2004) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced two upcoming changes to the Buccaneer Baseball schedule Thursday afternoon....


ETSU Baseball's Caleb Moore among NCAA leaders

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 27, 2004) - East Tennessee State junior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) is among the top-10 in two different categories in the NCAA Division I statistics, released Tuesday....


Buccaneer Baseball defeats Virginia Tech, 11-7, in Kingsport Classic

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (Apr. 27, 2004) - Down 3-1 in the top of the fifth, the East Tennessee State offense erupted for 10 run over the next two innings, then held on for an 11-7 victory over Virginia Tech in the third annual Kingsport Classic from Hunter Wright Stadium in Kingsport, Tenn. It is the second straight win for ETSU in the event, as they defeated the Hokies, 5-4, last season....


Buccaneer Baseball prepares for the Kingsport Classic

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 26, 2004) - The East Tennessee State baseball team will face the Virginia Tech Hokies tomorrow evening at 7 p.m. in the Kingsport Classic from Hunter Wright Stadium in Kingsport, Tenn. The Bucs are 21-22 overall and have won seven of their last ten games. The Hokies (20-17) has also gone 7-3 in their last ten contests prior to their doubleheader this evening with Connecticut. East Tennessee State is led by junior catcher Caleb Moore , who leads the Southern Conference with a .460 batting average. Moore is hitting an incredible .667 (16-24) with nine doubles, five RBIs and seven runs scored over his last five games. Senior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) leads the Bucs with seven home runs while sophomore first baseman Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) paces ETSU with 39 RBIs. ...


Bucs relinquish late lead in loss to CofC

CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 25, 2004) - Holding a 5-3 lead with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning, the East Tennessee State University baseball team watched College of Charleston erupt for 10 runs on eight hits to collect a Southern Conference series sweep with a 13-6 victory Sunday afternoon at Patriots Point Park. ...


ETSU unable to overcome early deficit against CofC

CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 24, 2004) - Despite a solid effort from its bullpen, the East Tennessee State University baseball team could not overcome an early deficit Saturday against the College of Charleston, dropping an 11-4 contest to the Southern Conference's first-place team at Patriots Point Park. ...


ETSU baseball drops opener at CofC

CHARLESTON, S.C. (April 23, 2004) - The East Tennessee State University baseball team opened a critical Southern Conference series with College of Charleston on Friday, dropping the opening game of the series 15-5 at Patriots Point Park. ...


ETSU Baseball defeats UNC Asheville in 21-16 slugfest

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 21, 2004) - East Tennessee State won its seventh consecutive game Wednesday night, but it was not easy, holding off UNC Asheville, 21-16, from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Blake Church named SoCon Baseball Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Apr. 19, 2004) - East Tennessee State sophomore first baseman Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) was named Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week Monday afternoon after leading the Bucs to a sweep this past weekend over SoCon rival Appalachian State. ...


Buccaneer Baseball continues win streak with 14-2 victory over Appalachian State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 18, 2004) - East Tennessee State won its sixth-consecutive game and seventh-straight in Southern Conference play with a 14-2 victory over Appalachian State Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The win marked Buccaneer head coach Tony Skole 's 100th victory at ETSU....


Stellar pitching leads Buccaneer Baseball to doubleheader sweep of Appalachian State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 17, 2004) - East Tennessee State sophomore righty Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) pitched a complete-game seven-hitter and senior lefty Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) followed with another complete-game gem as the Bucs swept a doubleheader from Appalachian State, 13-3 and 8-3, Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball set to host SoCon rival Appalachian State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 16, 2004) -- East Tennessee State and Appalachian State begin a three-game series with a Saturday doubleheader from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. Saturday's games begin at 1 p.m. and a single game will be played on Sunday, also at 1 p.m. ...


ETSU-Radford baseball postponed

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 14, 2004) -- Wednesday afternoon's baseball game between Radford and East Tennessee State has been postponed due to inclement weather in the Radford, Va. area. No makeup date has been announced. ...


Saturday's ETSU-Appalachian State doubleheader moved to 1 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 14, 2004) - Saturday afternoon's doubleheader between East Tennessee State and SoCon rival Appalachian State from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, originally scheduled for 2 p.m., has been moved to 1 p.m....


Buccaneer Baseball completes sweep of Wofford with 8-6 victory

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Apr. 11, 2004) -- East Tennessee State sophomore lefty Steven Calicutt (Spartanburg, S.C.) returned to his hometown and pitched 7.2 innings to pick up the victory as the Buccaneers completed a three-game sweep of Wofford Sunday afternoon with an 8-6 win at Russell C. King Field in Spartanburg, S.C....


Bucs capitalize on errors to defeat Wofford, 10-9

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Apr. 10, 2004) -- Wofford's sixth error of the game brought home the winning run in the 12th inning as East Tennessee State defeated Wofford, 10-9, Saturday afternoon at Russell C. King Field in Spartanburg, S.C. ...


Clutch hits lead ETSU to 11-5 victory over Wofford

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Apr. 9, 2004) -- A two-out grand slam by freshman left fielder Stephen Douglas (Kennesaw, Ga.) in the top of the seventh broke open a tight game as East Tennessee State defeated Wofford, 11-5, Friday night at Russell C. King Field in Spartanburg, S.C. ...


Josiah Glafenhein named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Apr. 7, 2004) - East Tennessee State sophomore second baseman Josiah Glafenhein (Knoxville, Tenn.) has been selected as this week's TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week....


No. 12 Tennessee holds off Buccaneer Baseball, 6-3

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Apr. 7, 2004) - East Tennessee State had an early lead against #12 Tennessee, but the Vols rallied for three runs in the middle innings to take the lead, then held on to defeat the Bucs, 6-3, from Lindsey Nelson Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball travels to Tennessee Wednesday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 6, 2004) -- The ETSU baseball team heads to Knoxville to take on No. 13 Tennessee from Lindsay Nelson Stadium Wednesday night at 7 p.m. ...


Buccaneer Baseball rallies to defeat Western Carolina, 4-3

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 4, 2004) - East Tennessee State scored two clutch runs to take the lead in the bottom of the seventh, then held on to defeat Western Carolina, 4-3, in Southern Conference baseball action Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Western Carolina sweeps doubleheader from ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 3, 2004) - The Western Carolina Catamounts took both ends of a doubleheader from East Tennessee State by identical 8-4 scores Saturday from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


ETSU-Western Carolina series opener rained out

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 2, 2004) - Friday night's opener of this weekend's Southern Conference baseball series between East Tennessee State and Western Carolina has been postponed due to inclement weather in the Johnson City area. The Buccaneers and Catamounts will instead play a double-header Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. from Cardinal Park....


ETSU-UNC Asheville baseball rained out

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 31, 2004) - This afternoon's scheduled baseball game between East Tennessee State and UNC Asheville has been rained out due to inclement weather in the Asheville, N.C. area. No makeup date has been announced....


Trevor Smith Named TIAA-CREF SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Mar. 31, 2004) -- East Tennessee State junior right-handed pitcher Trevor Smith (Newport, Tenn.) has been honored as this week's TIAA-CREF SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week. ...


Buccaneer Baseball earns game three victory over Elon

ELON, N.C. (Mar. 28, 2004)-- East Tennessee State scored seven runs in the first five innings and got a strong outing by senior lefty Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) en route to a 7-5 Southern Conference baseball victory from Latham Park in Elon, N.C. Sunday afternoon. With the loss, the Phoenix (13-15, 8-4 SoCon) took two of the three games over ETSU (13-16, 4-8) in the weekend set. ...


Elon defeats ETSU Baseball, 11-10

ELON, N.C. (Mar. 27, 2004) -- The Elon Phoenix and East Tennessee State Buccaneers combined for 21 runs and 36 hits as the Phoenix took game two of the three-game Southern Conference baseball series 11-10 at Latham Park in Elon, N.C. on Saturday afternoon. With the win, Elon moved to 13-14 overall and 8-3 in the SoCon. The Bucs fell to 12-16, 3-8. ...


Elon hangs on to defeat ETSU, 4-3

ELON, N.C. (Mar. 26, 2004) -- East Tennessee State had runners in scoring position with one out in both the eighth and ninth innings, but could not push the tying run across as Elon defeated the Bucs, 4-3, in the opener of a SoCon weekend series Friday afternoon from Latham Park in Elon, N.C. ...


Buccaneer Baseball returns to SoCon play with series at Elon

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 25, 2004) -- East Tennessee State opens their first series against the newest Southern Conference member Friday afternoon at 2:30 from Latham Park in Elon, N.C. Live stats for the series will be available by visiting Elon's athletic website , www.elon.edu/athletics. ...


No. 12 Tennessee too much for East Tennessee State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 23, 2004) - The No. 12 Tennessee Volunteers scored 15 runs between the second and fifth innings en route to a 20-2 victory over East Tennessee State in front of a season-high 1,007 fans Tuesday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball to host No. 13 Tennessee Tuesday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 22, 2004) - East Tennessee State is set to host in-state rival Tennessee, Tuesday night at 7 p.m. from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs are 12-13 after dropping two of three this past weekend in a SoCon series against UNC Greensboro. The Vols are ranked as high as No. 13 in weekly college baseball polls and come into the game at 19-3 after taking two of three from Mississippi State....


UNCG hangs on to defeat Buccaneer Baseball, 6-5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 21, 2004) - East Tennessee State stranded the possible tying and game-winning runs on first and second as UNC Greensboro held on for a 6-5 victory over the Bucs Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Spartans (15-4, 4-2 Southern Conference) took two out of three from ETSU (12-13, 3-6 SoCon) in the weekend series from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer bats lead ETSU to 18-6 victory over UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 20, 2004) - East Tennessee State pounded out season-highs with 23 hits and 18 runs as the Bucs defeated No. 29 UNC Greensboro, 18-6, in game two of a three-game weekend series Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


UNC Greensboro downs ETSU, 7-3

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 19, 2004) - UNC Greensboro starter Scooter Michael turned in a strong performance and first baseman Justin Crist delivered several timely hits as UNCG defeated East Tennessee State, 7-3, in the opener of a SoCon weekend series Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Ball State, 6-2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 17, 2004) - Down 1-0, Ball State rallied for four runs in the top of the third and never looked back, defeating East Tennessee State, 6-2, Wednesday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. With the win, the Cardinals (6-7) split the two-game non-conference series with the Buccaneers (11-11)....


ETSU Baseball holds off Ball State, 9-8

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 16, 2004) - East Tennessee State junior Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) went 3-for-4 at the plate and pitched a perfect ninth for his third save as ETSU defeated Ball State, 9-8, Tuesday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Georgia Southern defeats ETSU Baseball, 20-7

STATESBORO, Ga. (Mar. 14, 2004) -- Georgia Southern scored 15 runs in the first four innings of play, then cruised to a 20-7 victory over East Tennessee State Sunday afternoon from J.I. Clements Stadium in Statesboro, Ga. ...


ETSU Baseball falls to Georgia Southern, 14-7

STATESBORO, Ga. (Mar. 13, 2004) - Georgia Southern collected 16 hits in defeating East Tennessee State 14-7 in Southern Conference baseball action at J.I. Clements Stadium Saturday afternoon from Statesboro, Ga. ...


Hall leads Buccaneer Baseball to 4-1 win over Georgia Southern

STATESBORO, Ga. (Mar. 12, 2004) - Sophomore righty Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) allowed just seven hits and one unearned run in a complete game win as East Tennessee State defeated Georgia Southern 4-1 in Southern Conference baseball action at J.I. Clements Stadium Friday evening from Stateboro, Ga. ...


ETSU Baseball prepares for Georgia Southern

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 11, 2004) - East Tennessee State baseball begins a three-game series Friday night at 7 p.m. against Southern Conference rival Georgia Southern from J.I. Clements Stadium in Statesboro, Ga. ...


Buccaneer Baseball to begin radio broadcasts

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 11, 2004) - The Mountain States Health Alliance Buccaneer Sports Network, in cooperation with WJCW-AM 910 and Stretch Internet, will broadcast select ETSU Baseball games this season. The first broadcast of the season will be Mar. 23 as the Bucs host in-state rival Tennessee....


Buccaneer Baseball edges Radford, 5-2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 10, 2004) - East Tennessee State had several timely hits, allowing them to pull away from Radford and defeat the Highlanders, 5-2, Wednesday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs received solid pitching, led by freshman righty David Yates (Douglasville, Ga.), who earned the win in his first collegiate start....


ETSU-Tennessee Tech baseball cancelled

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 9, 2004) - Tuesday evening's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech has been cancelled due to inclement weather in Johnson City, Tenn. Tomorrow afternoon's game against Radford is scheduled, weather permitting, to be played at 3 p.m. from Cardinal Park....


Davidson defeats ETSU Baseball, 4-1

DAVIDSON, N.C. (Mar. 7, 2004) - Davidson broke open a pitchers duel with four runs in the bottom of the sixth and went on to defeat East Tennessee State, 4-1, Sunday afternoon from Wildcat Park in Davidson, N.C. With the win, the Wildcats also won the first Southern Conference series of the season over the Bucs, two games to one....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Davidson, 9-5

DAVIDSON, N.C. (Mar. 6, 2004) - ETSU's three-game winning streak was snapped Saturday afternoon as the Bucs fell to Davidson, 9-5, from Wildcat Park in Davidson, N.C. The game was a back-and-forth affair as the two teams traded the lead on several occasions....


ETSU Baseball defeats Davidson, 15-4, in SoCon opener

DAVIDSON, N.C. (Mar. 5, 2004) - East Tennessee State scored 13 runs in the first four innings and cruised to a 15-4 victory over Davidson in the Southern Conference opener for both schools Friday evening from Wildcat Park in Davidson, N.C. The win is the Bucs' third straight and eighth in their last nine games....


Buccaneer Baseball scores five in ninth to defeat Kentucky, 12-7

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Mar. 3, 2004) - With the score tied at 7-7 in the ninth, East Tennessee State scored five runs to earn a 12-7 win over Kentucky Tuesday afternoon from Cliff Hagan Stadium in Lexington, Ky. It marks ETSU's first win over a Southeastern Conference team since defeating Tennessee in 1999. ...


ETSU defeats Central Michigan, 13-3, in series finale

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 29, 2004) - The East Tennessee State baseball team, led by senior pitcher Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) and senior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) played an excellent all-around game Sunday afternoon to defeat Central Michigan 13-3 from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. With today's victory, the Bucs took two of three games from the Chippewas in the three-game Fairfield Inn Classic....


Buccaneer Baseball splits doubleheader with Central Michigan

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2004) - East Tennessee State and Central Michigan each put on displays of offensive firepower Saturday afternoon at Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. as the Bucs took game one, 14-2 and the Chippewas responded quickly in game two, turning the tables with a 12-5 victory to snap ETSU's five-game winning streak....


Friday's game between ETSU and Central Michigan postponed

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 27, 2004) - Friday afternoon's scheduled baseball game between East Tennessee State and Central Michigan has been postponed due to inclement weather. The Buccaneers and Chippewas will now play a doubleheader from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. on Saturday at 1 p.m. and a single game Sunday, also at 1 p.m....


Blake Church named TIAA-CREF SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 25, 2004) - East Tennessee State sophomore baseball player Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) has been named the TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for February 25. ...


ETSU completes four-game sweep of Xavier

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2004) - The East Tennessee State baseball team won both ends of a doubleheader against Xavier Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. for the second consecutive day, as the Bucs completed a four-game sweep of the Musketeers....


Buccaneer Baseball sweeps doubleheader from Xavier

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2004) - The East Tennessee State baseball team earned their first two wins of the 2004 season as they swept a doubleheader from Xavier Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball to play two doubleheaders against Xavier this weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2004) - The East Tennessee State baseball team will play their home opener Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. against Xavier in the first game of a doubleheader from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs will also host the Musketeers in a Sunday doubleheader at Noon....


Georgia scores six late runs to defeat ETSU, 7-0

ATHENS, Ga. (Feb. 18, 2004) - The Georgia Bulldogs erupted for six runs in the final two innings to blow open a close game and earn a 7-0 victory over East Tennessee State Wednesday afternoon from Foley Field in Athens, Ga. The Bucs had several opportunities to get on the board early, but left 11 men stranded on base, compared to five for the Bulldogs....


Georgia defeats Buccaneer Baseball, 11-3

ATHENS, Ga. (Feb. 17, 2004) - East Tennessee State took an early two-run lead Tuesday afternoon at Georgia, but the Bulldogs then rallied for eight runs in the first three innings and cruised to an 11-3 victory over the Bucs from Foley Field in Athens, Ga....


Live stats available for ETSU Baseball games at Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. (Feb. 16, 2004) -- Live stats are available for Tuesday and Wednesday's baseball games between East Tennessee State and Georgia from Foley Field in Athens, Ga. First pitch is scheduled for 4 p.m. both afternoons, and stats are availble on the Georgia athletic website or at www.georgiadogs.com ...


Buccaneer Baseball falls to South Florida, 8-2, as Bulls sweep opening series

TAMPA, Fla. (Feb. 15, 2004) - South Florida scored five runs in the final two innings to blow open a tight game and defeat East Tennessee State, 8-2, Sunday afternoon from Red McEwen Field in Tampa, Fla. With the win, the Bulls swept the season opening three-game series from the Bucs. ...


South Florida defeats Buccaneer Baseball, 7-4

TAMPA, Fla. (Feb. 14, 2004) - East Tennessee State outhit South Florida 13-11, but USF prevailed, 7-4, in another exciting game between the Bulls and Bucs Saturday afternoon from rainy Red McEwen Field in Tampa, Fla....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to South Florida in 7-6 thriller

TAMPA, Fla. (Feb. 13, 2004) - East Tennessee State had runners on second and third with two outs in the ninth, but could not get the tying run across as South Florida defeated the Bucs 7-6 in the season opener from Red McEwen Field in Tampa, Fla....


Buccaneer Baseball opens season Friday night at South Florida

TAMPA, Fla. (Feb. 12, 2004) -- The East Tennessee State baseball team begins their 2004 campaign with game one of a three game series at South Florida from Red McEwen Field in Tampa, Fla. Friday night at 7 p.m. Live stats will be available for the series by visiting the USF Athletics website or www.gobulls.usf.edu . ...


Two Buccaneer Baseball players named preseason All-SoCon

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 6, 2004) - East Tennessee State senior shortstop Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) and sophomore left-handed pitcher/outfielder Steven Calicutt (Spartanburg, S.C.) were named to the preseason All-Southern Conference baseball team, released Wednesday in Spartanburg, S.C....


Former Buccaneer Baseball player named General Manager of Johnson City Cardinals

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 22, 2004) - Former East Tennessee State baseball player Brandon Cross was named General Manager of the Johnson City Cardinals at a Thursday afternoon press conference at Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Schedule Change for Buccaneer Baseball

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 9, 2003) -- Due to a scheduling conflict, ETSU's home baseball game with Tennessee Tech, originally scheduled for Tuesday, May 4, has been moved to Tuesday, Mar. 9. ...


Buccaneer Baseball holds Winter Hitting Camp

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 6, 2003) - The East Tennessee State baseball team held their annual Winter Hitting Camp for area youth players this weekend from Memorial Center in Johnson City, Tenn. The camp was held Friday and Saturday evening and was open to players from age five to high school seniors....


Buccaneer baseball gets commitment from All-State catcher

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 21, 2003) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Friday that switch-hitting catcher Bubba Herbold (Knoxville, Tenn.) has signed to play for the Bucs beginning in the 2005 season....


Buccaneer baseball adds pitcher to recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2003) - Robbie Campbell (Lothian, Md.), a talented right-handed pitcher from DeMatha High School in Hyattsville, Md., has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for East Tennessee State beginning in the 2005 season. ...


Buccaneer Baseball signs Chuck Hargis to National Letter of Intent

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Tuesday that Walters State Community College shortstop Chuck Hargis (Powell, Tenn.) has signed to play for the Bucs beginning in the 2005 season....


Buccaneer Baseball holds annual Scout Day

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2003) - The East Tennessee State baseball team showcased their talent for scouts from several major league organizations at the team's annual Scout Day, Tuesday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball releases 2004 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 20, 2003) - Strong competition at home as well as on the road highlight the 2004 East Tennessee State baseball schedule, released by Buccaneer head coach Tony Skole Wednesday afternoon....


ETSU's Tim Turner pitches no-hitter in Coastal Plain League

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 4, 2003) - East Tennessee State rising senior pitcher Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) threw a no-hitter Saturday night as the Wilmington Sharks defeated the Florence Redwolves, 4-0, in a Coastal Plain League game from Legion Field in Florence, S.C....


Buccaneer Baseball gains another commitment with David Yates

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 30, 2003) - David Yates , a highly rated right-handed pitcher/first baseman from Douglasville, Ga., has committed to play baseball for East Tennessee State beginning in the 2004 season, Buccaneer head coach Tony Skole announced Wednesday afternoon....


Buccaneer Baseball adds outfielder to recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 24, 2003) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Thursday that outfielder Richie Billings (Leesburg, Fla.) has committed to play for the Bucs beginning in the 2004 season....


Roane State first baseman commits to play baseball at ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 18, 2003) - East Tennessee State baseball coach Tony Skole announced Friday that Ryan Spriggs (Crossville, Tenn.), a powerful first baseman from Roane State Community College, has committed to play baseball for the Bucs beginning in the 2004 season....


Infielder Greg Roberts commits to play baseball at ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 17, 2003) - East Tennessee State added to next season's recruiting class as infielder Greg Roberts (Douglas, Ga.) will transfer from South Georgia Community College to play for the Bucs beginning in 2004. He will have three years of eligibility remaining at ETSU....


Buccaneer Baseball adds brothers to recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 16, 2003) - East Tennessee State baseball coach Tony Skole announced Wednesday that brothers Josiah and Caleb Glafenhein , of Corryton, Tenn., have signed National Letters of Intent to play for the Buccaneers, beginning in the 2004 season....


Georgia prospect signs to play baseball at East Tennessee State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 15, 2003) - Stephen Douglas , a right-handed pitcher and outfielder from Kennesaw, Ga., has signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball for East Tennessee State beginning in 2004, head coach Tony Skole announced on Tuesday....


Four Buccaneer Baseball players named to Southern Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 15, 2003) - East Tennessee State baseball players Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.), Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.), Shane Byrne (Johnson City, Tenn.) and Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) have been named to the Southern Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Team. The game will be held on July 21 at 7 p.m. from Duncan Park in Spartanburg, S.C....


Buccaneer Baseball signs High School All-American

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 14, 2003) - East Tennessee State baseball coach Tony Skole announced Monday that Matt Haynes (Cumberland, Ky.), a 2003 Collegiate Baseball First Team High School All-American, has committed to play for the Bucs beginning in the 2004 season....